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From virtual reality to space lasers, join NASA astronauts, scientists, and educators - along with members of NASA’s Earth Science Data and Information System (ESDIS) Project - this Thursday and Friday, April 19 and 20, in Union Station’s Main Hall in Washington, D.C., to learn more about NASA’s amazing technology as part of the annual Earth Day celebration.
Fires in Tasmania
Image captured on 23 April 2018, by the MODIS instrument, on board the Aqua satellite.
User Profile: Dr. Santiago Gassó
Who uses NASA Earth science data? Dr. Santiago Gassó, to study the concentration and global movement of dust.
In Memoriam: Dr. Roger Barry (1935 - 2018)
The cryosphere expert and University of Colorado Distinguished Professor of Geography was the founding director of the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC).
FLASH - A New Source for Global Lightning Data is Now Available
Provisional data from the Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) aboard the International Space Station (ISS) are now available through NASA's GHRC DAAC and LANCE.
EOSDIS High Customer Satisfaction Continues
Results from the annual American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) survey for 2017 indicate continued high levels of satisfaction with EOSDIS products and services.
The EOSDIS Quarterly Update- Winter 2017/2018 Newsletter is now online!
Find data set and data tool news, top stories, featured data images, webinars, data recipes, and data user profiles.
EOSDIS SIPS and their Role Ensuring Consistent Long-Term Global Observations of Atmospheric Ozone
The OMI and OMPS Science Investigator-led Processing Systems (SIPS) ensure that ozone data collected by instruments aboard the Aura and Suomi-NPP satellites reach global users.
Getting Ready for NISAR—and for Managing Big Data using the Commercial Cloud
The upcoming NISAR satellite mission is expected to add as much as 85 TB of data each day to the EOSDIS archive. The commercial cloud is being explored as a way to archive and disseminate this extremely high volume of data efficiently.
Tracking Ocean Currents from Space: A New Application of GRACE Data
A team of NASA and university scientists has developed a new way to use measurements from NASA's GRACE mission to track changes in Atlantic Ocean currents.
Public Release of MetOp-A ASCAT Climate Data Record (CDR) Datasets
Monday, April 23, 2018The PO.DAAC is pleased to announce the public release of the MetOp-A ASCAT Level 2 Climate Data Record (CDR) datasets ...
Version 3 Now Available for Sea Ice Trends and Climatologies from SMMR and SSM/I-SSMIS
The Sea Ice Trends and Climatologies from SMMR and SSM/I-SSMIS data set available at the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active ...
EOSDIS Data News - 04/13/2018
GHRC DAACNASA's Global Hydrology Resource Center (GHRC) Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC) has obtained collection level DOIs for each of the...
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